Minnesota Counties Continue to Weigh Refugee Resettlement

Photos of Arrive Ministries staff holding up county consent letters Counties that have given approval: Blue Earth County, Brown County, Clay County, Cook County, Dakota County, Dodge County, Goodhue County, Hennepin County, Kandiyohi County, Mower County, Murray County, Nicollet County, Nobles County, Olmsted County, Otter Tail County,

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Minnesota Governor: “The Inn is Not Full in Minnesota”

Governor Walz issues consent for continuing Minnesota’s long history of welcoming refugees [December 13, 2019] Governor Tim Walz today issued his consent to the federal government to continue Minnesota’s long history of welcoming refugees. President Donald Trump recently issued an Executive Order requiring both state governments and

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Refugee Crisis Update – Summer 2019

Refugee Crisis Update- Summer 2019 Refugees Worldwide (Source-UNHCR): There are 70.8 million people who have been forcibly displaced around the world. There are 25.9 million refugees worldwide (and 3.5 million asylum-seekers) who have fled their countries Over 6 million Syrians have fled as refugees (there are a

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World Relief Strongly Condemns Reported “Zero Arrivals” Plan

BALTIMORE, Md. – Today, POLITICO reported that the Trump administration is considering zeroing out the number of refugees resettled in 2020. World Relief strongly condemns this proposal. “The U.S. refugee resettlement and placement program is the crown jewel of America’s humanitarian program,” commented World Relief President Scott Arbeiter. “The

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